Maryville man dies from injuries in I-29 crash

22 year-old Austin Cross has died from injuries stemming from an Interstate 29 crash last Wednesday night.

Posted: Oct 25, 2018 8:10 AM

(ANDREW COUNTY, Mo.)— A Northwest Missouri State student involved in a head-on collision on Interstate 29 last Wednesday has died from his injuries.

22-year-old Austin Cross was a passenger in a vehicle that was hit head-on by another vehicle driven by 52-year-old Roger Moe. 

Authorities said Moe was fleeing from them at a high rate of speed at the time of the accident. 

Moe is now facing a number of charges, including DWI and resisting arrest. 

Cross was taken off life support this week. He was an organ donor. 

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